When you find a home that you love, you probably already have been pre-approved by a bank for a certain amount that will enable you to buy a home. Once you put in an offer on the home and it’s
A Real Bargain in Sparkill
I see some truly beautiful houses when I go on broker open house tours every Tuesday. There was one on River Road in grandview today- a gorgeous stunner for two mil and change. But the house that really excited me this afternoon is in Sparkill on Van Terrace, MLS #522705. So what makes it so special? Well, let's start with the price: $298,000. Yes, it's a smaller house, with two bedrooms and one and a half baths, but it's a solid older brick house on almost nine-tenths of an acre with a two car garage, and I have a soft spot for older homes with character. Sand and varnish the hardwood floors, add some spackle and paint, and someone will have a gem of a home. And it's close to Tallman State Park, a hidden gem itself. Interested? I'm ready, if you are.
I have been a resident of Tappan for forty years, and still live in the 1860 Italianate Victorian house my wife Jean and I bought all those years ago. I have always been active in the community, inclu....